In the News


"Sizing Up Climate Change." Harvard Gazette, April 15, 2015.

"Daniel Schrag to Direct Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program." Belfer Center Communications Office, September 17, 2015.

"To Sample Climate Concerns, Look at Nature." Harvard Gazette, October 15, 2015.


"Another Step in the Wrong Direction." Harvard Gazette, May 8, 2013.


"The Coming Storm." The Boston Globe, February 15, 2013.

"The Future of Solar Geoengineering." Oceans at MIT, August 15, 2013.

"Could Climate Campaigners’ Focus on Current Events be Counterproductive?" New York Times, August 21, 2013.


"Lessons for Next Sandy." Harvard Gazette, December 12, 2012.

"Geothermal Designs Arise as a Stormproof Resource." New York Times, November 7, 2012

"Hello Again, Climate Change." The Harvard Gazette, November 7, 2012.

"The Question of Nature: A Geological Perspective on Human-Induced Climate Change."
GSAS Alumni Day YouTube, April 14, 2012.

"Confronting the Climate-Energy Challenge with Professor Daniel Schrag." The Morning News, January 24, 2012.

"Aruba/Harvard Workshop: Professors Meet the Press."
The Morning Herald, January 19, 2012.

"First Arbua-Harvard Workshop at the Cheung Innovation Center." The Aruba Herald, January 15, 2012.


"Re-envisioning Engineering's Role in Energy and the Environment."
SEAS, November 16, 2011.

"New Sources Near for Biofuels." The Harvard Gazette, October 17, 2011.

"Scientists Ask for Restrictions to Power Plants." Public Justice, March 18, 2011.

"Cutting the Military's Energy Tether." The Harvard Gazette, March 3, 2011.

"Harvard Professor Kicks off Concord Environmental Lecture Series."
The Concord Journal, February 7, 2011.


"A New Effort to Capture Coal's Dirty Breath and Bury it Underground." Discover Magazine, November 29, 2010.

"Reading Earth's Future in Glacial Ice."
The New York Times, November 14, 2010.

"As Glaciers Melt, Science Seeks Data on Rising Seas." The New York Times, November 14, 2010.

"The Speedup of Climate Change." The Harvard Gazette, August 30, 2010.

"Muted Outcome of White House Energy Meeting." The New York Times, June 29, 2010.

"Using Video to Build Learning Contexts Online." Science, May 28, 2010.

"The Geoengineering Gambit."
Technology Review, February 2010.


"Hack the Planet." NPR Books, 2009.

"The Science Studio: Interview with Dan Schrag." The Science Network, 2009.

"Buy Our Carbon at Sea." Forbes Magazine, November 30, 2009.

"Science Advisors Mull Priorities." Nature, August 11, 2009.

"Scientists Debate Shading Earth as Climate Fix." NPR, June 16, 2009.

"An Ocean Trap for Carbon Dioxide."
Technology Review, May 14, 2009.

"Professor Will Serve on Obama Council."
The Harvard Crimson, April 30, 2009.

"President Obama Announces Members of Science and Technology Advisory Council."
The White House Press Release, April 27, 2009.

"A Plan for US Emissions to be Buried Undersea."
The New York Times, April 17, 2009.

"How to Fix a Climate Emergency." Newsweek Magazine, April 17, 2009.


"Obama's Picks Underline Climate Focus." Nature, December 28, 2008.

"Climate Options Must Include 'All of the Above." The Harvard Gazette, December 18, 2008.

"What will Drive the Energy Innovation Revolution?'" The New York Times, July 14, 2008.

"Climate Change Solutions?" Harvard Magazine, May-June 2008.

"Cities Can Help Turn the World Green."
The Harvard Gazette, March 13, 2008.


"Should We Study Geoengineering? A Science Magazine Panel Discussion." Science, November 16.

"Experts Discuss Engineering Feats, Like Space Mirrors, to Slow Climate Change." The New York Times, November 10, 2007.

"Harvard Brings the Earth to High School." The Harvard Gazette, October 4, 2007.

"Scientists Hunt for Solutions to CO2 Problem." NPR, March 16, 2007.

"Predicting the Planet's Fate." The Harvard Crimson, March 14, 2007.

"Preparing to Capture Carbon."
Science, February 9, 2007.


"Deep-Sea Sedminents Could Safely Store Man-Made Carbon Dioxide." The Harvard Gazette, August 6, 2006.

"Fueling our Future." Harvard Magazine, May-June 2006.

"The Big Burp Theory of the Apolcalypse."
The New York Times, April 18, 2006.

"Global Gloom Goes from Bad to Worse." The Philadelphia Inquirer, April 18, 2006.

2005 and prior

"Climate Choices: Grim and Grimmer." The Harvard Gazette, October 6, 2005.

"About the Oceans, He Says, Attention Must be Paid."
The New York Times, April 26, 2005.

"Abrupt Climate Change."
Living on Earth, May 5, 2004.

"Scientists Warm up to 'Day After Tomorrow.'"
MSNBC, May 20, 2004.

"Climate Change Experts Urge Immediate Action to Offset Impact of Global Warming." AAAS, June 16, 2004.

"Warming Called a Global Experiment." The Harvard Gazette, December 9, 2004.

"The Great Global Experiment." Harvard Magazine, November-December, 2002.

"Geophysics: Life, Geology, and Snowball Earth."
Nature, January 18, 2001.

"Once Upon an Epoch: A Profile on Daniel Schrag." The Harvard Gazette, March 22, 2001.

"For 25 New MacArthur Recipients, Some Security and Time to Think." The New York Times, June 14, 2000.

"Daniel Schrag Wins MacArthur 'Genius' Fellowship." The Harvard Gazette, June 18, 2000.

"El Niño Found to be 124,000 Years Old." The Harvard Gazette, August 19, 1999.

"TR35: 35 Innovators Under 35." Technology Review, 1999.

"Global Warming and Atlantic Hurricanes." World Wildlife Foundation Magazine, September 1999.

"When the Earth Froze." Smithsonian Magazine, December 1999.

"A Neoproterozoic Snowball Earth." Science, August 28, 1998.

"More Frequent and Severe El Niños Expected." The Harvard Gazette, September 24, 1998.